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State Papers 1995: Martin McGuinness accused NIO of having 'brass neck' in branding IRA arms the stumbling block to talks

British Prime Minister John Major (pictured with former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds) was looking for was ‘substantial progress on arms' Picture by AP Photo/Dave Caulkin
Éamon Phoenix
SINN Féin accused the British government of having "a brass neck" for suggesting IRA arms were the problem during tense post-ceasefire exploratory talks. At the second meeting betw[...]

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